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Tufts University - School of Engineering MSc in Biophotonics
Tufts University - School of Engineering

MSc in Biophotonics

12 Months


Full time, Part time

01 Aug 2024

Sep 2024

USD 1,765 / per credit



The MS in Biophotonics at Tufts School of Engineering provides a broad curriculum that encompasses the design, engineering, and use of optical tools for diagnostics and therapeutics, advanced microscopes, and more.

The program is administered by the Department of Biomedical Engineering with additional support from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and the Data Intensive Studies Center.

Program Highlights

Students in the MS in Biophotonics program experience an academic career distinguished by close faculty interactions that will propel them from graduate study to their future. Choose between a thesis track or a course-based track which includes a hands-on project or internship. Courses provide background on optical spectroscopy and imaging methods, photonic devices and sensors, as well as related analysis approaches, including machine learning-based methods.

Master's degrees at Tufts School of Engineering require a minimum of 30 credits and the fulfillment of at least 10 courses at the 100-level or above with grades of S (satisfactory) or at least a B-.


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